Artists & Artisans Festival, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Blending artistry with nature, the Wildflower Center’s Artists & Artisans Festival showcases the work of more than 20 American artists who work with pressed wildflowers, hand-painted silk, nature photographs and more. Their art, including iron sculptures, beaded and silver jewelry, greeting cards, and watercolors, will be showcased and sold from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. Meet artists in the store Saturday from 1-4, and visit with Shou Ping from 1-4 on Sunday at her 3-D watercolor painting exhibit indoors. Meet kinetic sculptor Jim La Paso in the store Sunday afternoon and view his steel creations on the grounds.

Admission is $9 adults, $7 seniors and students, $3 children 5-12, and free for Wildflower Center members and children younger than 5. For more information, call 512.232.0100 or visit